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 Repatriation LEGISLATIVE ISSUES Minimize
  1. Native American Cultural Preservation Act (S. 187): Hearing before the Select Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate (2/20/87). (Page numbers refer to published proceedings of Senate Hearing 100-90, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1987).
  2. National American Indian Museum Act (S. 1722 and S.1723): Joint Hearing before the Select Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate, and the Committee on Rules and Administration, United States Senate (9/18/87). (Page numbers refer to published proceedings of Senate Hearing 100-547, Part 2, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1988).
  3. Historic Preservation Administration Act of 1989 (S. 1578) and the National Historic Preservation Policy Act of 1989 (S. 1579): Hearings before the Subcommittee on Public Lands, National Parks, and Forests of the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate (2/22/90 and 5/19/90). (Page numbers refer to published proceedings of Senate Hearing 101-721, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1990).
  4. Native American Grave and Burial Protection Act (S. 1021), Native American Repatriation of Cultural Patrimony Act (S. 1980), and Heard Museum Report: Hearing before the Select Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate (5/14/90). (Page numbers refer to published proceedings of Senate Hearing 101-952, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1990.)
  5. Protection of Native American Graves and the Repatriation of Human Remains and Sacred Objects (H.R 1381, H.R. 1646, and H.R. 5237 ): Hearing before the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, House of Representatives (7/17/90). (Page numbers refer to published proceedings of House of Representatives Hearing 101-62, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1991.)
  6. Native American Grave Protection and Repatriation Act (S. 1980): Correspondence with Senate Select Committee on Indian Affairs.
  7. Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (H.R. 5237): Letters of support.
  8. Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (P.L. 101-601): Statute and legislative reports.
  9. Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (P.L. 101-601): Funding Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Interior, Committee on Appropriations, United States House of Representatives (2/26/92).
  10. Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (P.L. 101-601): Funding Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Interior, Committee on Appropriations, United States House of Representatives (3/24/93).
  11. Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (P.L. 101-601): Oversight Hearing Before the Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate (5/27/93). (Page numbers refer to published proceedings of Senate Hearing 103-198, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1993.)
  12. Correspondence with Congressional subcommittees regarding funding for NAGPRA implementation (1993).
  13. A Bill to Amend NAGPRA to Provide for Native Hawaiian Organizations, and for Other Purposes (S. 1983).
  14. Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (P.L. 101-601): Oversight Hearing Before the Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate (12/6/95). (See published proceedings of Senate Hearing 104-399, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1996. SAA statement was not included in this publication.)
  15. A Bill to Amend NAGPRA to Provide for Improved Notification and Consent, and for Other Purposes (S. 110).
  16. A Bill to Amend NAGPRA to Provide for Improved Notification and Consent, and for Other Purposes (H.R. 749).
  17. A Bill to Amend NAGPRA to Provide for Appropriate Study and Repatriation of Remains for which a Cultural Affiliation Is Not Readily Ascertainable (H.R. 2893).
  18. A Bill to Amend NAGPRA (H.R. 2893): Hearing before the House Committee on Resources (6/10/98).
  19. Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (P.L. 101-601): Oversight Hearing before the Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate (4/20/99). (Page numbers refer to published proceedings of Senate Hearing 106-57, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 1999.)
  20. Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (P.L. 101-601): Oversight Hearing before the Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate (7/25/00). (Page numbers refer to published proceedings of Senate Hearing 106-708, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C., 2000.)
  21. California Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (A.B. 978).
  22. Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (P.L. 101-601): Funding Hearing Before the Subcommittee on the Interior, Committee on Appropriations, United States House of Representatives (4/5/02).
  23. American Indian Religious Freedom Act of 1978 (P.L. 95-341): Oversight Hearing before the Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate (7/14/04). (Proceedings posted online: written testimony and streaming video.)
  24. Native American Technical Corrections Act (S. 2843)
  25. Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (P.L. 101-601): Funding Hearing Before the Subcommittee on the Interior, Committee on Appropriations, United States House of Representatives (3/18/05).
  26. Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (P.L. 101-601): Oversight Hearing on a Proposed Amendment (S. 536, Section 108) before the Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate (7/28/05). (Proceedings posted online: written testimony and streaming video.)
  27. A Bill to Amend NAGPRA so that it will be interpreted in accordance with the original intent of Congress to require a significant relationship be found between remains discovered on Federal lands and presently existing Native American tribes for those remains to be applicable under NAGPRA (H.R. 6043). (Introduced by Mr. Hastings on 11/7/06.)
  28. Native American Omnibus Technical Corrections Act of 2007 (S. 2087). [Section 2 amends the definition of "Native American" in NAGPRA.] (Introduced by Mr. Dorgan and Mr. McCain on 9/25/07.)
  29. A Bill to Amend NAGPRA so that it will be interpreted in accordance with the original intent of Congress to require a significant relationship be found between remains discovered on Federal lands and presently existing Native American tribes for those remains to be applicable under the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (H.R. 4027). (Introduced by Mr. Hastings on 10/31/07.)
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